The AHC and the Black History Commission of Arkansas are pleased to announce that the Curtis H. Sykes Memorial Grant Program, which offers grants to fund projects related to African American history in Arkansas, is currently accepting applications. Past projects include historical research, exhibits, workshops, publications, oral history interviews, documentary films, and cemetery preservation and documentation.
Potential applicants should note that the deadline for submitting applications to be considered during the next funding cycle is 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 1, 2014. Completed applications can be mailed to the Arkansas History Commission at One Capitol Mall, 2B-215, Little Rock, AR 72201, or delivered in person. Applications should not be emailed unless you have received prior approval of Tatyana Oyinloye, African American History Program Coordinator. If you are considering applying and have questions about the program, please contact Tatyana Oyinloye, African American History Program Coordinator at 501.682.6892 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.